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TAY TOWNSHIP RECOGNIZES FIREFIGHTERS WITH BRAVERY MEDALS iHeartRadio   Tay firefighters were recognized for their life-saving actions earlier this year. Mayor Scott Warnock and Fire Chief Brian Thomas awarded medals of valour to Deputy... Read more >
Three matters discussed by Clearview Township council Simcoe.com   Clearview Township’s businesses will be able to open 363 days a year. Council approved a motion directing municipal staff to write a bylaw governing when retail... Read more >
Town of Essex Names New Deputy Fire Chief Essex   The Town of Essex Fire & Rescue Services team has a new Deputy Chief with the promotion of Jason Pillon into the position. Jason has been employed with the Town since 1997 when he... Read more >
WPFD to receive second tanker by October The Mitchell Advocate   West Perth council recommended the purchase of a second tanker for the West Perth Fire Department (WPFD) at their meeting April 6, specifically a 6,800-litre (1,800... Read more >
Crews battle grass fire close to Beckwith forest InsideOttawaValley   Firefighters are on the scene of a large grass fire in Beckwith this afternoon (April 13). The 911 call came in through the Smiths Falls central dispatch at 3:35 p.m... Read more >
New fire hall recommended for north end of Paris Bradford Expositor   Paris needs a new fire hall in the north end to deal with population growth and downtown traffic congestion, Brant County councillors were told Tuesday. Darryl... Read more >
RELEASE: PEC burn ban lifted Quinte News   Fire Chief Robert Rutter has lifted the full burn ban after ground conditions have improved enough to allow open air burning. To have a fire in Prince Edward County, you must have a current... Read more >
Shelburne fire department gets funds for extra training, council lends support to speeding crack down Orangeville.com   The Town of Shelburne has been granted funds for enhanced pandemic-related training for its fire department. On... Read more >
Burn Ban In Place Across United Counties MyKemptvilleNow.com   A burn ban is now in effect across all municipalities in the United Counties. That’s according to the Fire Chief Officers Association of Leeds and Grenville. ... Read more >
Fire marshal called in to investigate mobile home fire OrilliaMatters.com   Officials are investigating the cause of a weekend structure fire in Tay Township. Shawn Aymer, Tay fire chief, said he called the Office of the Fire... Read more >